Kate Bussey

Kate Bussey

Project Manager

Kate focuses on program and project management for the Summit, working with our speakers as well as coordinating and planning content focused on at the Summit.

Kate has over 5 years of program and project management experience in the education and learning space. She helped grow a HigherEd startup in Boston for several years after completing her masters and more recently has been based in Chicago focused on expanding the Learning & Development function at Prophet, a global growth strategy consulting firm. Kate is passionate about solving human-centered problems and believes that education has the ability to open a world of opportunity to anyone.

Kate holds a M.S. in Tech Entrepreneurship from the University of Notre Dame and a B.S. in Chemistry from Saint Mary’s College. Since graduating with her masters, Kate has served as a Judge for Notre Dame’s annual McCloskey Business Plan Competition.